Suzanne Tatham

Associate Director, University of Sussex, UK

She is an Associate Director at the University of Sussex Library where she provides strategic direction for the Library’s teams responsible for digital development, student experience and academic engagement, focusing on both the research and teaching activities of the academic community. She is also a member of the Sussex Humanities Lab leadership team.
She leads on Research and Open Scholarship within the Library and is also a member of her University’s Open Research Group. They have recently set up a Library-led Open Press ( and have focused our efforts on supporting academics with creating and publishing Open Educational Resources. She sees this as a way to reduce reliance on purchasing textbooks from commercial publishers whose costs and licensing models do not necessary meet their needs.

Her full profile, including publications, is available here